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Microsoft Public License (Ms-PL)

[OSI Approved License]


This license governs use of the accompanying software. If you use the software,
you
accept this license. If you do not accept the license, do not use the software.
1. Definitions
The terms "reproduce," "reproduction," "derivative works," and "distribution" ha
ve the
same meaning here as under U.S. copyright law.
A "contribution" is the original software, or any additions or changes to the so
ftware.
A "contributor" is any person that distributes its contribution under this licen
se.
"Licensed patents" are a contributor's patent claims that read directly on its c
ontribution.
2. Grant of Rights
(A) Copyright Grant- Subject to the terms of this license, including the license
conditions and limitations in section 3, each contributor grants you a non-excl
usive, worldwide, royalty-free copyright license to reproduce its contribution,
prepare derivative works of its contribution, and distribute its contribution or
any derivative works that you create.
(B) Patent Grant- Subject to the terms of this license, including the license co
nditions and limitations in section 3, each contributor grants you a non-exclusi
ve, worldwide, royalty-free license under its licensed patents to make, have mad
e, use, sell, offer for sale, import, and/or otherwise dispose of its contributi
on in the software or derivative works of the contribution in the software.
3. Conditions and Limitations
(A) No Trademark License- This license does not grant you rights to use any cont
ributors' name, logo, or trademarks.
(B) If you bring a patent claim against any contributor over patents that you cl
aim are infringed by the software, your patent license from such contributor to
the software ends automatically.
(C) If you distribute any portion of the software, you must retain all copyright
, patent, trademark, and attribution notices that are present in the software.
(D) If you distribute any portion of the software in source code form, you may d
o so only under this license by including a complete copy of this license with y
our distribution. If you distribute any portion of the software in compiled or o
bject code form, you may only do so under a license that complies with this lice
nse.
(E) The software is licensed "as-is." You bear the risk of using it. The contrib
utors give no express warranties, guarantees or conditions. You may have additio
nal consumer rights under your local laws which this license cannot change. To t
he extent permitted under your local laws, the contributors exclude the implied
warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringe
ment.